The New Testament in Its World: An Introduction to the History, Literature, and Theology of the First Christians

Finally an introduction that captures the excitement of the early Christians, helping today s readers to think like a first century believer while reading the text responsibly for today The New Testament in Its World is your passageway from the twenty first century to the era of Jesus and the

I Choose Peace: Raw Stories of Real People Finding Contentment and Happiness (An I Am Second Book)

From the influential and ever growing movement I Am Second comes a remarkable collection of well known lives transformed from restless to happy by the power of God When I Am Second launched in 2008, the organization meant simply to tell stories of people whose lives changed utterly when they

Unsettling Truths: The Ongoing, Dehumanizing Legacy of the Doctrine of Discovery

You cannot discover lands already inhabited Injustice has plagued American society for centuries And we cannot move toward being a just nation without understanding the root causes that have shaped our culture and institutions In this prophetic blend of history, theology, and cultural

Unseasonable: A Novel of Sisterhood, Storms, Sunblock, and the Occasional Christmas Celebration (Collapsible, #4)

Ann Cooper does not panic From her demanding job training horses to her family role of keeping tabs on her high maintenance sister, Ann remains cool, calm, and collected At All Times This holiday season, however, Ann s fortitude will be tested like never before Not only is she pondering a

Miracles and Other Reasonable Things: A Story of Unlearning and Relearning God

In her most personal book yet, popular speaker and bestselling author Sarah Bessey invites us into her long and sometimes miraculous road to recovery after a terrible accident and shares how it changed everything she believed about God Sarah Bessey was in her sweet spot a popular author,

Adorning the Dark: Thoughts on Community, Calling, and the Mystery of Making

Making something beautiful in a broken world can be harrowing work, and it can t be done alone Over the last twenty years, Andrew Peterson has performed thousands of concerts, published four novels, released ten albums, taught college and seminary classes on writing, founded a nonprofit ministry

The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry: How to Stay Emotionally Healthy and Spiritually Alive in the Chaos of the Modern World

A compelling emotional and spiritual case against hurry and in favor of a slower, simpler way of life As someone all too familiar with hurry sickness, I desperately needed this book Scott Harrison, New York Times best selling author of Thirst Who am I becoming That was the question nagging

Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies about Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be

With wry wit and hard earned wisdom, popular online personality and founder of TheChicSite.com founder Rachel Hollis helps readers break free from the lies keeping them from the joy filled and exuberant life they are meant to have Founder of the lifestyle website TheChicSite.com and CEO of her own

Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals

I believe we can change the world But first, we ve got to stop living in fear of being judged for who we are Rachel Hollis has seen it too often women not living into their full potential They feel a tugging on their hearts for something , but they re afraid of embarrassment, of falling